There are 3 ways to get from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Catania Airport (CTA) by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo Airport to Palermo - p.zza Cairoli
  2. Take the bus from Palermo to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport

$98 - $141

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo Airport to Palermo - p.zza Cairoli
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale Rv / ...

$87 - $135

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Catania Airport (CTA) 149 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Catania Airport (CTA) is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Catania Airport (CTA) is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between Palermo Airport (PMO) and Catania Airport (CTA) is 190 km. The road distance is 238.5 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Catania Airport (CTA), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Catania Airport (CTA). However, there are services departing from Palermo Airport and arriving at Catania–Fontanarossa Airport via Palermo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Palermo Airport (PMO), Italy and Catania Airport (CTA), Italy?

You can take a bus from Palermo Airport (PMO) to Catania Airport (CTA) via Palermo - p.zza Cairoli and Palermo in around 4 h 17 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Palermo Airport to Palermo - p.zza Cairoli
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
SAIS Autolinee

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